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Income/capita 22%
Household income 15%
Unemployment 74%
IndexJaytonTexasNational
Income per capita$23,179$27,828$29,829
Median household income$46,875$54,727$55,322
Median income owner occupied$50,625$70,980$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$36,330$35,192
Median earnings male$40,536$36,153$36,919
Median earnings female$22,679$25,035$26,250
Unemployment rate1.2%4.1%4.7%
Poverty level13.9%16.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Jayton is 22% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Jayton is 15% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Jayton is 74% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Jayton is 8% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $31,246$46,875$93,750
      City
      $36,481$54,727$109,454
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Jayton median earnings by income bracket

      Jayton employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry21.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector1.6%9.3%
      Financial & insurance services5.6%6.8%
      Wholesale & retail services4.8%22.0%
      Public administration26.2%3.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.4%2.5%
      Education, health & social services12.7%55.9%
      Other25.4%9.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Girard, TX13$0100%
      Jayton, TX532$46,87515%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Berwind, WV532$25,27854%
      Elk Horn, IA532$55,7501%
      Lowell, OH532$37,08333%
      Naples, ME532$70,51727%
      Fort Coffee, OK532$26,66752%
      Jayton, TX532$46,87515%
      Source: The Jayton, TX employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).